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A History Institute for Teachers

What do our students need to know about the Civil War? Join this webcast [...] »

Teaching about Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a day of remembrance. Materials for all classroom levels are [...] »

My Friend Flickr: A Match Made in Photo Heaven

Treasures of the Library of Congress are now available on Flickr.

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U.S. Department of Education Announces Teaching American History Grant Awards

U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings has announced the award of $ [...] »

Adams Family Papers: Letters Behind an HBO Miniseries

The Massachusetts Historical Society home of the Adams Family Papers for [...] »

American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar Launches Education Web Companion

The American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar in Richmond, Virginia, [...] »

Chronicling America Newspaper Site Adds More Pages, Features

More than 79,000 newly digitized newspaper pages, along with several new [...] »

Picturing America Program Unveiled at White House

Bring some of America’s greatest works of art into your classroom as [...] »

Architecture as a Primary Source in the Classroom

Lesson plans from Colonial Williamsburg demonstrate how buildings, like [...] »